BCG Sheep Management Showcase 2015: The role of Meat and Livestock Australia

Presentation delivered by MLA Managing Director Richard Norton at the BCG Sheep Management Showcase at Birchip on July 29, 2015

BCG Sheep Management Showcase 2015: MLA R&D Update

MLA General Manager of on farm R&D Matt McDonagh presented an update on MLA R&D at the BCG Sheep Management Showcase on July 29.

Trials Review Day 2016: Matching seeding machinery to stubble load and cropping environment

Dr Desbiolles (Uni SA) delivered a presentation at the BCG Trials Review Day on February 19, 2016. He discusses matching machinery to your environment, including the implications of wider row spacings, the pros and cons of paired row systems, seeder performance in swale dune systems, edge row sowing for access to moisture and liquid banding […]
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BCG Sheep Management Showcase 2016: Tim Leeming Raising the ‘baa’ in the Wimmera Mallee

Tim Leeming is a livestock consultant, farmer and head of MLA’s SAMRC committee for the western region of Victoria. At BCG’s Sheep Management Showcase on August 17, 2016 Tim shared his knowledge and offered Wimmera and Mallee farmers tips on improving their livestock enterprise.

BCG Sheep Management Showcase 2016: Ken Solly (Solly Business Services) on investing in sheep

Livestock consultant Ken Solly (Solly Business Services) discusses labour efficiency, investing in the sheep enterprise, investing in genetics and alternatives to owning sheep at the 2016 BCG Sheep Management Showcase.

BCG Sheep Management Showcase 2016: Livestock health & biosecurity and the VFF

The role of Livestock Health & Biosecurity Victoria and the VFF was presented by Catherine James and VFF Livestock Group President Leonard Vallance at the fourth annual BCG Sheep Management Showcase. Leonard also discusses bringing the livestock industry into the future.

2017 Main Field Day – The latest on mice, Steve Henry (CSIRO)

CSIRO researcher Steve Henry (@mousealert) presented the latest mice data for spring at the BCG Main Field Day September 2017. Mr Henry monitors mice numbers as part of a GRDC national project.

2018 Trials Review Day Wimmera and Mallee NVT cereal performance review – Rob Wheeler (GRDC)

GRDC NVT manager, Rob Wheeler, discusses cereal variety results for 2018.
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2018 Trials Review Day Managing early sown wheat in a dry season – Gen Clarke (BCG)

BCG research and extension officer, Gen Clarke, presents results from the GRDC managing early sown wheat project for 2018.
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Building Climate Resilience Session 4 – Environment and Feedback Session

Environment Session includes: “A grazing habitat: the plains-wanderer” – Deanna Marshall (Trusts for Nature) (0:18:05) “Biodiversity Offsets” – Paul Dettmann (The Social Foundry) (0:36:03) “Running a carbon neutral event” – Caroline Welsh (BCG) (1:11:23) Feedback session for the event

Building Climate Resilience Session 3 – Agricultural Diversification

Agricultural Diversification Session: (0:02:01) “Risk Management, Insurance and Weather Derivatives” – Jonathan Barrett (Celsius Pro) (0:22:56) “Opportunities – Wimmera Mallee Pipeline” – Peter Vogel (GMWWater) (0:33:25) Craig Henderson (Wimmera Farmer) (0:47:32) Q&A